Web accessibility is the process by which organization work to remove barriers and faced by people with disabilities on digital properties. When a site is designed and developed correctly, it provides everyone, regardless of ability, equal access to the site's information and functionality.
More than 4.2 million school-aged children in the U.S. have a disability
Students with disabilities still face many barriers to higher education, despite schools' attempts to be accessible.
More than 2.25 million students with disabilities currently attend U.S. colleges and universities
Information and user interface components must be presentable to users in ways they can perceive.
User interface components and navigation must be operable.
Information and the operation of the user interface must be understandable.
Content must be robust enough that it can be interpreted reliably by a wide variety of user agents, including assistive technologies.
Download the guide to learn more about how web accessibility enhances the digital experience for students with disabilities, and how institutions can achieve and maintain compliance with accessibility standards, regulations and guidelines.